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All Music Guide - Jason Birchmeier
When Fat Joe debuted in 1993, few would have guessed that he'd be topping the charts years later -- both the album charts as a gangsta Don Cartagena and the pop charts as a charmer "What's Luv?," his duet with Ashanti. After all, when he released Represent in 1993, Fat Joe was known as Fat Joe da Gangsta and had no qualms about being hardcore. And that's precisely how he flows on this album -- gangsta and hardcore. It helps, though, that Diamond D, one of New York's finest producers from the early '90s, keeps the beats flowing throughout Represent. Moreover, it helps that Fat Joe had a catchy single here, "Flow Joe," to market the album with as well. Granted, Represent...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jason Birchmeier
When Fat Joe debuted in 1993, few would have guessed that he'd be topping the charts years later -- both the album charts as a gangsta Don Cartagena and the pop charts as a charmer "What's Luv?," his duet with Ashanti. After all, when he released Represent in 1993, Fat Joe was known as Fat Joe da Gangsta and had no qualms about being hardcore. And that's precisely how he flows on this album -- gangsta and hardcore. It helps, though, that Diamond D, one of New York's finest producers from the early '90s, keeps the beats flowing throughout Represent. Moreover, it helps that Fat Joe had a catchy single here, "Flow Joe," to market the album with as well. Granted, Represent finds Fat Joe dropping rather juvenile rhymes relative to his later work, but you can hear on this album what all the fuss would be about later.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/27/1993
  • Label: Relativity
  • UPC: 088561117528
  • Catalog Number: 1175
  • Sales rank: 37,450

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 A Word to Da Wise (0:21)
  2. 2 Livin' Fat (3:38)
  3. 3 My Man Ski (0:49)
  4. 4 Bad Bad Man (3:50)
  5. 5 Watch the Sound (4:22)
  6. 6 Flow Joe (4:17)
  7. 7 Da Fat Gangsta (4:07)
  8. 8 Shorty Gotta Fat Ass (3:18)
  9. 9 The Shit Is Real (4:44)
  10. 10 You Must Be Out of Your Fuckin' Mind (3:57)
  11. 11 I Got This in a Smash (4:11)
  12. 12 Another Wild Nigger from the Bronx (5:31)
  13. 13 Get on Up (4:06)
  14. 14 I'm a Hit That (2:24)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Fat Joe da Gangsta Primary Artist
Fat Joe Indexed Contributor, Track Performer
Rob Swift scratching
Technical Credits
The Beatnuts Producer
Diamond D Producer
Lord Finesse Producer
Showbiz Producer
Fat Joe Executive Producer
David Bett Art Direction
Chris Lighty Executive Producer
Michael Sarsfield Mastering
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    OFF THE CHAIN

    this cd is off the chain. fat joe flow shows how good he is and how good he was back in the day. this cd is pure hard core. nothing but pure latino gansta rap. my dawg fat, is holding it down for us latinos in tha game. yall need to cop it.

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